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Will accept appreciation letters from Punjab when it clears hospital dues: IMA

August 14, 2022 6:33 am

It described as a "farce" the AAP government's move of honouring two hospitals -- one government and one private each in all districts -- for their notable contribution in implementing the Ayushman Bharat—Mukh Mantri Sehat Bima Yojana during the district level Independence Day functions.

Spotting damaged hospital mattress, Punjab minister makes V-C lie on it

July 30, 2022 6:40 am

Even as the V-C is heard explaining that he was not responsible for the facilities, the Minister said: “Tuhade haath vich sab kuchh hai (Everything is in your hands).” The clip shows the V-C lying on the bed for a few seconds.

Explained: Hippocrates, Charaka, and the oath of medical ethics

February 14, 2022 10:52 am

The National Medical Commission has suggested to medical colleges that the traditional Hippocratic Oath should be replaced by a "Charak Shapath". A look at the Hippocrates, Charaka, and the universal principles of medical ethics

Allow all NEET-PG aspirants to participate in mop-up counselling, stray vacancy round: IMA

January 29, 2022 10:39 am

In a letter on Thursday, it said the country is passing through a grave medical emergency and cannot afford any vacancies in any medical field.

Pune health matters: Maharashtra unit of IMA gets new president

December 03, 2021 2:40 pm

🔴Pune observed the International Day for Persons with Disabilities on Dec 3.

IMA seeks comprehensive steps to prevent fire incidents in hospitals

November 18, 2021 9:02 am

Referring to the incident at the Ahmednagar District Hospital, the IMA said that it exposed the collective responsibility of the government, administration, allied departments of engineering, and maintenance.

IMA slams Ramdev, writes to PM demanding action against his 'misinformation campaign'

May 27, 2021 8:27 am

Top officials of the IMA, in their letter, said the "misinformation campaign" started by Ramdev had to be stopped" and "appropriate action needs to be taken against individuals propagating fear about vaccination".

747 doctors died of Covid-19 in India: IMA

April 17, 2021 1:13 am

According to the IMA registry, the highest number of such deaths were reported from Tamil Nadu (89) and West Bengal (80).

264 doctors succumbed to Covid across country: IMA

August 22, 2020 3:42 am

According to the IMA, till August 21, a total of 1,953 doctors have been infected, including 890 practising doctors, 767 resident doctors and 296 house surgeons.

IMA to hold march from Sabarmati Ashram on March 20

January 16, 2020 3:55 am

The decision was taken in a meeting held on January 12, an official statement from the IMA said on Wednesday. According to Dr Avinash Bhondwe, president of IMA, Maharashtra, the state unit has announced its plan for the event.